The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had CLAS Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CLAS Consultant
Rank 625 651 595
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -56
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 9 13 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.022% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.023% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 27
Median daily rate £644 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.61% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £464 £482
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £600 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £613 £538 £540
% change year-on-year
+13.95% -0.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

CLAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured CLAS Consultant in the job title.

CLAS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CLAS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CLAS Consultant within the UK.

CLAS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CLAS Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CLAS Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

CLAS Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CLAS Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CLAS Consultant within the UK.

CLAS Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CLAS Consultant
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CLAS Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 9 £644 +22.61% 6
London +11 4 £700 +36.98% 2
South West +3 2 £575 +21.05% 1
Bristol -2 2 £575 +25.68% 1
South East +10 1 £638 +15.90%
West Midlands -31 1 £600 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £638 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £625 -
Hampshire - 1 £638 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £625 -
East of England - 1 £625 -

CLAS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, CLAS Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring CLAS Consultant in the job title.

1 39 (92.86%) CLAS
2 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 22 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 15 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.95%) Information Assurance
6 13 (30.95%) Information Security
7 12 (28.57%) CESG
7 12 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
7 12 (28.57%) Project Management
7 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
8 11 (26.19%) Business Continuity
9 10 (23.81%) BCP
9 10 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (23.81%) Government Security Classifications
10 9 (21.43%) Business Continuity Planning
10 9 (21.43%) RMADS
11 7 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (16.67%) CISSP
11 7 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (11.90%) Power BI
14 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
14 4 (9.52%) CISM
14 4 (9.52%) Scrum
15 3 (7.14%) Migration
15 3 (7.14%) ISMS
15 3 (7.14%) Data Migration

CLAS Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Power BI
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) CESG
1 12 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Information Assurance
3 13 (30.95%) Information Security
4 12 (28.57%) Project Management
5 11 (26.19%) Business Continuity
5 11 (26.19%) Security Architecture
6 10 (23.81%) BCP
6 10 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (21.43%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.52%) Scrum
12 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
12 3 (7.14%) ISMS
12 3 (7.14%) Migration
13 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
13 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
13 2 (4.76%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (92.86%) CLAS
2 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 22 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 7 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (16.67%) CISSP
5 4 (9.52%) CISM
6 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (23.81%) Government Security Classifications
3 9 (21.43%) RMADS
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) VMware